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New MM Skins (customizable option, too!)

A company called SkinIt (Medtronic has them on their website if you look on the front page) is now offering loads of new skins for the MM!…

Started by Danielle

4 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Leanna

stressed out! need an ansewr to this question!

I'm waiting for a phone call back from my pump trainer right now, just so you know. I am wondering how long it takes for your basal rates t…

Started by Tracy Malloy

24 Aug 8, 2009
Reply by Jan

Weird Lump At Injection Site

I have been on a Paradigm 722 for 2 years now, using a 17mm Silouhette(sp) infusion set. Only a couple of times have I noticed that the are…

Started by Christine Starke

6 Aug 7, 2009
Reply by Christine Starke

I need Help!!

So I've been living with Diabetes for the past 3 years now. I wass on a pump, but lost my medical insurance. As of now i have none, and not…

Started by keyonna wells

3 Aug 7, 2009
Reply by Patricia

Five weeks pumping and getting better

Well time,And the forums, has helped me learn quiet a bit in these last five weeks.Ive learned how to start counting carbs and not to be af…

Started by derek holloway

1 Aug 7, 2009
Reply by FatCatAnna

Omnipod: failure to alarm

Yesterday when I woke up my blood sugar was unusually high (200's). I took my correction factor and went about my day. I started to feel il…

Started by Amy

2 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Mike

I'm on the pump with insulin!!!

I'm on the pump!!!! I think its gonna be great... The trainer is nice and his wife has had diabetes since she is 10 and is on the pump sinc…

Started by Leanna

33 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Leanna

Pump Alarms

I have a question about something that just annoys me. I have the Medtronic Paradigm 722 and when I set a temp basal for any length of tim…

Started by Annette Thomas

7 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

New Omnipod PDM

Hey guys, Does anyone know anything about the new pdm that will be coming out for the Omnipod. I went to a conference in Bethesda about a…

Started by Brian Grant

28 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Aaron

ACCU-CHEK Combo pump

Just received information on this pump. Does anyone have any feedback on it. I will be getting my pump in September and had decided on the…

Started by Colette Henry

8 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Colette Henry




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